• Understanding Addison's Disease -- the Basics - WebMD

    www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/understanding-addisons-disease-basics In Addison's disease, the adrenal glands don't make enough of a hormone called cortisol, or less often, a related hormone called aldosterone. That's why doctors ...
  • Addison's Disease: Get the Facts on Treatment

    www.medicinenet.com/addison_disease/article.htm Read about Addison's disease, a hormonal disorder with symptoms of weight loss, muscle weakness, fatigue, low blood pressure, and skin color changes. Causes ...
  • Addison’s Disease: Causes, Risks, & Treatment - Healthline

    www.healthline.com/health/addisons-disease Addison's disease occurs when the adrenal cortex is damaged and the adrenal glands do not produce enough steroid hormones called cortisol and aldosterone. Cortisol ...
    • Addison's disease - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

      en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Addison%27s_disease Addison’s disease (also Addison disease, chronic adrenal insufficiency, hypocortisolism, and hypoadrenalism) is a rare, chronic endocrine system disorder in which ...
    • Overview - Addison's disease - Mayo Clinic

      www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/addisons-disease/home/ovc-20155636 Addison's disease — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment of this disorder of the adrenal glands.
    • The Symptoms of Addison's Disease - WebMD

      www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/understanding-addisons-disease-symptoms Because symptoms of Addison's disease progress slowly, they may go unrecognized until a physically stressful event, such as another illness, surgery, or an accident ...
    • Addison’s Disease - Cleveland Clinic

      my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases_conditions/hic-addisons-disease Addison’s disease is a disorder in which the adrenal glands--which sit on top of the kidneys--do not produce enough of the hormones cortisol and aldosterone.
    • Adrenal Insufficiency and Addison's Disease

      www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/health-topics/endocrine/.../fact-sheet.aspx Defines and describes adrenal insufficiency, or Addison’s disease, and secondary adrenal insufficiency. Explains the functions of the adrenal hormones cortisol and ...
    • Addison's disease - Updating PubMed Health

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    • Addison Disease: MedlinePlus - National Library of Medicine

      www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/addisondisease.html Addison disease happens if the adrenal glands don't make enough of these hormones. ... Addison's Disease (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research)